Walter Payton football cards are some of the most popular cards amongst football card collectors. Walter will always be remembered as one of the greatest backs to ever play the game. Walter Payton had a combination of power and speed which made it almost impossible for opposing defenses to stop him. Payton held the all-time rushing title until it was surpassed by the great Emmitt Smith of the Dallas Cowboys. He is often compared to Jerry Rice of the 49ers. When you consider how great Payton was his football cards are still very affordable. A Walter Payton rookie card can be purchased for about $200 in NM-MT condition. If you can find a Gem MT 10 version of the Walter Payton 1976 Topps rookie card than you will want to hold onto it as there have only been a select few that have received this high of a grade. Here are just a few of the key football cards of the great Walter Payton.
1976 Topps Walter Payton Rookie Card
This is currently the most expensive Walter Payton football card and his first. This card sells from $200 to over $5000 depending on the condition of the card.
1977 Topps Walter Payton Football Card
Another great Walter Payton card which many people do not know has a Mexican version which is very scarce. These cards are worth about $100 in NM-MT condition to up too $500 in Gem MT 10 condition.
1976 Crane Discs Walter Payton RC
Another great Payton football card that many do not know exist. If you can get your hands on one of these gems expect to pay $100 or more depending on the condition.
Autographed Walter Payton football cards
Depending on the football card that has been signed prices can vary as well as the value. Most Walter Payton Autograph cards sell for at least $300. Some of these cards sell for much more like a signed rookie card sells for about $1000.
Walter Payton football cards will always be popular collectibles. The great Chicago Bears running back was a classy guy as well as a great Hall of Famer.